Bayonet and scabbard

Bayonet and scabbard
Title
Bayonet and scabbard
Date 
1850-1870
Medium 
Steel, leather
Dimensions 
Overall: 18 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 1 in. ( 46.4 x 8.3 x 2.5 cm )
Description 
Steel angular bayonet with triangular blade and cylindrical socket; leather scabbard.
Credit Line 
Gift of Charles Janowitz
Object Number 
1950.316ab
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records, this bayonet was plowed up in a field near Wallkill, New York.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group